February may be a short month, but there is no shortage of new documentaries on Get.factual. Let’s dive in and learn something new!
In a shocking blow to the Soviet propaganda machine at the height of the cold war, the daughter of Joseph Stalin, Svetlana Alliluyeva, flees to an American embassy in India where she applies for asylum. Svetlana then arrives in New York City and becomes a media sensation. This is her story.
Even Lions, rulers of the savannah, face grave threats during the precarious early years of a cub’s life. The second installment in the well-known lion series, Pride 2 – Days of Danger follows a pride living in the south of Kenya as they navigate the dangerous first few months after giving birth to cubs.
In 2016, Barack Obama spoke in Cuba and made history. For the first time in more than 50 years, an American president entered the communist country, addressed the inhabitants of the island nation, and promised a future together. However, the US economic embargo against Cuba continues. Operation Peter Pan – The Secret War Against Cuba explores little-known events in Cuban history and the country’s tumultuous relationship with the world’s largest superpower.